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The Implications of Brexit on Aromatherapy Products Regulations
The Implications of Brexit on Aromatherapy Products Regulations
December 27, 2019
While it is impossible to predict right now the long-term implications that Brexit may have on the aromatherapy industry, it will be ‘business as usual’ until the UK government decide which of our current laws and regulations they wish to keep, and which to amend, and then finally put a plan together to achieve the changes.

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The IFA Becomes Core Member of Integrated Healthcare Collaborative (IHC)
The IFA Becomes Core Member of Integrated Healthcare Collaborative (IHC)
September 16, 2020
This September, IFA has become a core member of the Integrated Healthcare Collaborative (IHC) to work collaboratively with other CAM disciplines to collectively further the interests of our registrants. The Collaborative was formed in April of 2020 and currently has approximately 29 professional bodies represented.

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Aromatherapy Awareness Week - Essential Oils & Emotional Wellbeing 07th – 13th June 2021
Aromatherapy Awareness Week - Essential Oils & Emotional Wellbeing 07th – 13th June 2021
May 21, 2021
As we emerge out of the pandemic, this week focuses on how essential oils can effectively combat the unprecedented psychological effects this global crisis has had on mental health, as well as being a key therapeutic intervention in healthcare. A unique opportunity to do something pro-active to raise awareness of aromatherapy.

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IFA Celebrate 35 Years of Excellence 2020
IFA Celebrate 35 Years of Excellence 2020
March 28, 2020
On its 35th birthday 20th October 2020 the IFA will be recognising the extraordinary efforts, made by dedicated IFA members, staff and volunteers over the years that put Aromatherapy on the map. Patricia Davis reminds us that “Before the IFA’s inception, Aromatherapists had no organisation or representation at all”.

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Ingestion and Neat Application of Essential Oils Guidance
Ingestion and Neat Application of Essential Oils Guidance
October 25, 2018
Essential oils must not be taken internally unless prescribed and administered by a primary healthcare practitioner, pharmacist, or herbalist who is also a trained and qualified essential oil practitioner - the IFA does not advocate the internal use of essential oils in any other circumstance, either via oral, rectal or vaginal means.

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